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Egyptian Human Rights Activist's Letter To President Obama: ...more Egyptian...(Atrocities)
Atlas Shrugs ^ | February 12, 2013 | Pamela Geller

Posted on 02/13/2013 9:56:07 AM PST by Perseverando

And Obama is sending these savages F16s, tanks and billions. Where is the accountability?

Egyptian Human Rights Activist In Open Letter To President Obama: 'Your Administration Ha[s] Given Political Cover To The Current Authoritarian Regime In Egypt'; 'Further American Statements Supporting The Current Egyptian Regime Will Only Lead To More Egyptians Being Beaten, Raped, Tortured, And Killed' MEMRI

On February 6, 2013, the Egyptian English-language Al-Ahram Weekly published an open letter to U.S. President Barack Obama in which the author, prominent Egyptian human rights activist Bahieddin Hassan, states that the American administration's backing of the Egyptian regime is causing the bloodshed in the streets and the increased violence and rape in the country.

At a 2010 meeting with President Obama at the White House, Hassan, who heads the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, and who last year turned down the post of Egyptian interior minister, criticized the "gulf" between the promises the president made in his June 2009 speech in Cairo and the "reality of American policy" with regard to the human rights situation in the region.

In his open letter in Al-Ahram Weekly, Hassan requested "that spokespeople and officials in your administration stop commenting on developments in Egypt" and that "as long as they cannot speak the truth about what is happening in Egypt, they keep silent." Their statements, he said, only give "political cover to the current authoritarian regime in Egypt" and to its policy of violent repression of demonstrations, including the tactic of raping women.

The following are excerpts from the letter:[1]

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TOPICS: Politics; Religion
KEYWORDS: egypt; islam; jihad; morsi
Complete title of article:

"Egyptian Human Rights Activist's Letter To President Obama: 'Your Administration Ha[s] Given Political Cover To The Current Authoritarian Regime In Egypt'; 'Further American Support Will Only Lead To More Egyptians Being Beaten, Raped, Tortured, Killed'"

1 posted on 02/13/2013 9:56:18 AM PST by Perseverando
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To: Perseverando

Everything is going according to Obama’s plan.


2 posted on 02/13/2013 10:20:41 AM PST by Venturer
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To: Perseverando

they generally don’t do good maintenance on their equipment. can only hope they take care of the as well as their other crap.


3 posted on 02/13/2013 10:52:35 AM PST by Secret Agent Man (I can neither confirm or deny that; even if I could, I couldn't - it's classified.)
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To: Perseverando
A billboard in Egypt



Miss Me Yet !

4 posted on 02/13/2013 12:51:13 PM PST by CORedneck
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